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Boko Haram kidnap wife of Cameroon vice PM
Boko Haram has stepped up cross-border attacks into Cameroon in recent weeks, including a number of high-profile kidnappings.
(Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:46:00 +0200)

Economic week ahead: SA unemployment update
Over the coming days, South Africa will release unemployment, money supply, credit extension and trade figures.
(Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:31:00 +0200)

Netanyahu comments suggest new attitude to two-state solution
As the Palestinian death toll in Gaza rises, the position of local Jewish organisations on the Israel-Palestine conflict has been spotlighted.
(Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200)

Numsa consults members on metal sector wage offer
Numsa says its NEC has agreed to consult members on the wage offer in the metal sector.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 18:41:00 +0200)

Saru dismisses giving race quota instructions
‚ÄčThe South African Rugby Union says it did not instruct that at least half of the SA Schools Rugby team must be made up of players of colour.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 16:43:00 +0200)

Nearly R50m paid out to suspended public servants
Millions have been paid out to the about 400 public servants who are currently on paid suspensions, according to a newspaper report.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 15:39:00 +0200)

Hamas agrees to 24-hour Eid truce
Hamas has agreed to observe a 24-hour humanitarian truce after initially rejecting such an offer by Israel.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 13:18:00 +0200)

Time to release Eugene de Kock, says Boraine
Apartheid-era assassin Eugene de Kock has "served his time", according to former TRC deputy chairperson Alex Boraine.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 12:36:00 +0200)

Nineteen Cabinet members have business ties
Over a quarter of Cabinet have ties to private business interests, a media report said on Sunday.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:27:00 +0200)

Iraq, a nation in peril
The Iraq government is trying to reverse a three-way split of the country.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 11:11:00 +0200)

Crusaders feel the wind shift in their favour
The Canterbury Crusaders have showed the calibre of performance that will give their supporters hope they can add an eighth title next week.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 09:48:00 +0200)

Three golds for SA team in Glasgow
Chad le Clos won gold in the 200m butterfly and fellow South African Sebastien Rosseau claimed bronze.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 07:12:00 +0200)

Over 1 000 Palestinians killed in Gaza
A deal to end the conflict in the Gaza Strip looks remote, Israeli ministers have said.
(Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:32:00 +0200)

Israel agrees to extend Gaza truce
Israel has extended the 12-hour truce by four hours after international powers called on it and Palestinian militants to extend the ceasefire.
(Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:57:00 +0200)

Nigeria on red alert after first Ebola death
The virus has claimed its first victim in Nigeria, prompting officials to deploy health workers to all entry points and seek out suspected cases.
(Sat, 26 Jul 2014 17:10:00 +0200)

US monitors Ebola outbreak closely after virus reaches Nigeria
US officials are working with West African governments and aid groups to help stop the virus spreading further as known cases head for 1 100.
(Sat, 26 Jul 2014 16:00:00 +0200)

Shakes Mashaba is new Bafana coach
Safa has appointed South African coach Ephraim "Shakes" Mashaba as the new head coach of Bafana Bafana, a position he held previously in 2002.
(Sat, 26 Jul 2014 14:18:00 +0200)

Man U's Mata warms to Van Gaal tactics
English Premier League football player Juan Mata has given his seal of approval to manager Louis van Gaal's new tactical system for Manchester United.
(Sat, 26 Jul 2014 13:31:00 +0200)

Ceasefire takes effect between Israel, Gaza militants
A 12-hour truce is in effect after Israel and Palestinian militant groups in Gaza agreed to a UN request amid efforts to secure a long-term ceasefire.
(Sat, 26 Jul 2014 09:10:00 +0200)

Prominent Swazi activists jailed for criticism of judiciary
Swaziland's high court has sentenced an editor and a human rights lawyer to two years for contempt of court over articles critical of the judiciary.
(Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:46:00 +0200)

Air Algerie crash wipes out entire families
France has revealed that all passengers and crew on board an Air Algerie flight that crashed in Mali died in the tragedy, wiping out several families.
(Sat, 26 Jul 2014 07:24:00 +0200)

Eskom looks outside for expertise
The power parastatal has employed external consultant Mike Rossouw to help solve its myriad problems.
(Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0200)

Anglo may announce more assets for sale
Standard Bank say nine more poorly performing assets could be put up for sale by Anglo as it prepares to report its first-half earnings.
(Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:52:00 +0200)